# Newsbreak original
The President and American Chaos
October 19, 2023- The Oval Office speech from President Biden documented a path in hopes of securing both American democracy and its safety. The continued support of Israel and Ukraine were elements at the forefront of this national speech. President Biden’s attempts to secure foreign borders, enhance the security of our nation, and emphasize the strength of the United States were paramount in both voice and tone.
United States Shutdown Averted
United States President Joe Biden signed a law to avert a critical, imminent government shutdown. The stopgap bill will now fund government agencies through November 17, 2023, as a government shutdown continues to loom at that time.
Ladyfingers Bakery & Bar, opening Sep 28, collaborate with Java Love on exclusive new coffee blend
What do you get when you cross the "classic New Jersey red sauce joint with a regional Italian restaurant"? Fanny's Restaurant & Bar in Bloomfield, which opened for business on September 12, says Chef Jonathan Kavourakis, one of the new restaurant's owners.
The Brookdale Park Conservancy: Volunteers of America!
Since I retired from teaching, just about every Monday morning my wife and I have the pleasure of walking in Brookdale Park, the 121-acre oasis a mere 12 miles from New York City and designed by the Olmstead Brothers, designers of Central Park in Manhattan and Prospect Park in Brooklyn among others.
Trump Versus the Indictment
Inmate No. P01135809 is still in the running for the highest seat of our United States Government. Along with numerous others vying for the 2024 presidency, we have a very complex Republican man.
Trump Surrenders in Georgia
Former President Donald Trump will surrender this evening, August 24, 2023, to Fulton County Georgia with regard to his Fourth Criminal Indictment. Donald Trump's newly-hired lawyer, Steven Sadow is traveling with him to the jail.
Daoism and the Digital World
Dao in Mandarin Chinese means “the way,” including all the English variants such as “the path,” “the road,” or “the method.” It is often used especially in the sense of “the path of life” or “the way of nature”. Its purpose is to emphasize doing what is natural and “going with the flow” in accordance with the Dao (or Tao), a cosmic force that flows through all things and binds and releases them.
The Fourth Trump Indictment and its Players
The Fourth Indictment against Donald Trump and his allies is at the forefront of American news today. The Fulton County, Georgia criminal case with direct references to the attempts at overturning the 2020 election is at hand.
False Statements Verified and Donald Trump Indictments
Verified false statements about the 2020 election by former President Donald Trump continue to be his modus operandi. It all seems surreal. This weekend Trump continued to deliver the false claim of winning Georgia in the 2020 election.
The Presidential Debate Trump, GOP and our Nation
The election of 2024 will be an unprecedented event. The impact of former President Donald Trump‘s multiple criminal charges has America polarized. Currently, he is the lead contender for the GOP nomination, however, even if he is not- his impact on our political and criminal justice system cannot be denied. Given 91 criminal charges against our justice system, as a former President, is fodder for a new history book. Unfortunately, it will not be fiction.
Today's Update Biden and FBI Shooting
Craig Robertson had previous encounters with the Utah police before last week’s deadly incident. The Provo, Utah man was shot and killed last week by FBI agents while attempting to arrest him. He had made numerous threats against President Biden and had confronted the Provo police with an AR-15 in 2018. The Salt Lake Tribune obtained police records from August 20, 2018, regarding Craig Robertson’s past violent behavior.
Hunter Biden and United States Politics
In July of 2023, Hunter Biden pleaded not guilty to charges of failing to pay taxes on more than $1.5 million in income in 2017 and 2018 despite owing more than $100,000. A plea on another case of unlawfully owning a firearm while using illegal drugs was not entered at that time. The plan by investigators was to surprise Hunter Biden with an interview request. They, however, had to notify the Secret Service before a scheduled interview. The FBI and the Secret Service were notified about these plans and afterward, the interview was blocked.
News of Biden Protection
As reported by CNN News, agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigations have killed Craig Robertson in Utah while attempting to arrest him for making violent threats against President Biden. Biden was slated to arrive in Utah on Wednesday, August 9, 2023.
News Today Indictments and Donald Trump
The fourth criminal indictment of former President Donald Trump has already devastated the history books of the United States. At no other time in our long history as a nation has criminal charges been brought with such diversity, ferocity, and quantity. On Monday, August 14, 2023, Donald Trump was charged along with eighteen other individuals in a massive plan to overturn our democratic election of 2020.
News Today - Trump, Trials and Tribulations
Federal prosecutors eye a speedy trial in Trump’s latest indictment. The 2020 election trial interference case for Donald Trump will be set in 2024. Prosecutors are attempting to solidify the date of January 2, 2024 days before the anniversary of the attack on the United States capital. In a filing today, Thursday, August 10, 2023, the special counsel to the Department of Justice noted that its total presentation of evidence in the trial would take “no longer than four to six weeks.”
News Today Rapinone, Mudslinging, Megan Kelly and America
Polarization in the United States continues to fester across the nation in the sports arena. The World Cup is historically a celebration of athletes from across the globe. Their competition within each sport is meant to emphasize the unity of their origins, home. Their ability to stand strong and defend their homeland in the realm of sports achievement is the goal. Surely, not an easy endeavor. Most of us cannot even imagine the diligence and dedication to achievement athletes make within their lifetimes. The support of the homeland has always been a given.
News Today Maui, Hawaii and Hurricane Dora
The following news story is presently ongoing. Category 4 Hurricane Dora -approximately 740 miles southwest of Honolulu is devastating Hawaii’s Big Island and Maui. It has been reported by CNN News to be “apocalyptic” in both the Lahaina and Upcountry areas of Maui. In a news release by Maui County officials - “Maui Fire officials warn that erratic wind, challenging terrain, steep slopes, and dropping humidity, the direction and the location of the fire conditions make it difficult to predict path and speed of a wildfire”. Maui County Fire Assistant Chief Jeff Giesea warned, “The fire can be a mile or more from your house, but in a minute or two, it can be at your house.” “Burning airborne materials can light fires a great distance away from the main body of fire.”
News Today- Free Verse On Aging
The word vintage literally means “of age.” Most antique dealers consider an item to be vintage if it is at least 40 years old — some a bit older. Still, sometimes when working with teens of today I am sure I am just that- Vintage.
News Today The United States and the Trump Mess
On Friday evening August 5, 2023, Special Counsel of the Department of Justice ( DOJ), Jack Smith pursued a quick court order to a judge. Donald Trump’s sharing of evidence from his legal issues regarding the election subversion case against him is at hand. Jack Smith specifically cited Trump’s recent post on Truth Social. He argued that the former president has shown that he often speaks publicly about the legal details he faces in various indictments.